Welcome to Cortland Community Library!

Curbside pick-up with limited hours will begin Wednesday, June 3rd!

Our curbside pick-up hours will be limited to: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10 am - 2 pm, Tuesday, and Thursday 4 pm - 8 pm

Placing holds

  • Holds can be placed multiple ways, through our PrairieCat Catalog at the link below, via email, or via phone. There will be a limit of 15 items per checkout. Holds through PrairieCat can be placed beginning on Monday, June 1st. Holds will also be limited to items in Cortland Library as interlibrary loan is not available yet.

Placing holds via email

Placing holds via phone

  • Call the library at 815-756-7274, we will be happy to help you during our new business hours! If we do not answer, please leave us a message and we will respond as quickly as we are able to.

We will let you know once your items are ready, please call us once you have arrived for your order!

  • We have missed you all and are excited to be able to offer this service to you! Please feel free to contact us with any questions, and please try to allow us some patience as we transition into this new system of service.

PrairieCat Catalog

 Manage your library account, hold items through interlibrary loan and pay fines.


Library Card Sign Up

The library may be offering limited services right now due to COVID-19, but all of our online resources are available 24/7!  If you are a resident of the library district and would like to obtain a library card to access our online resources or place holds, please complete the form.

For the Latest Updates on COVID-19 See The Below

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